logilab-devtools #6146 'changelog close' seems confused about version numbers [resolved]

trace:

auc@crater:~/rep/clients/estock/eStock$ cat version.txt
1.8.4
auc@crater:~/rep/clients/estock/eStock$ changelog close
logilab.devtools.lgp.changelog
Traceback (most recent call last):
 File "/home/auc/bin/changelog", line 5, in <module>
   changelog.run(sys.argv[1:])
 File "/home/auc/rep/public/logilab/devtools/changelog.py", line 110, in run
   chlg.close(pkg_dir, create)
 File "/home/auc/rep/public/logilab/devtools/lgp/changelog.py", line 104, in close
   '%s >= %s !' % (self.entries[1].version, version)
AssertionError: 1.8.3 >= 1.8.4 !
prioritynormal
typebug
done in0.13.2
load left0.000
closed by<not specified>